MONTGOMERY, Texas – University of Houston sophomore Pryce Beshoory posted an even-par 72 in Tuesday’s Final Round to tie for fifth with a 54-hole score of 216 at the Bearkat Invitational at Walden on Lake Conroe Golf Club.
Competing as an individual, Beshoory drained a pair of birdies on his first nine holes to earn his second straight Top-10 finish and his fourth of the season.
Sam Houston State posted its third straight team round of par or better to capture the championship with a score of 857. UT Rio Grande Valley finished second at 871, while Stephen F. Austin placed third at 881.
Sam Houston State’s Jake McCrory earned medalist honors with a score of 9-under-207 to finish four strokes ahead of teammate William Holcomb. Beshoory joined Jake Hendrix (Stephen F. Austin) and Tennoshin Ogawa (UT Rio Grande Valley) in a tie for third.
Following the Bearkat Invitational, the Cougars will compete as a team in their regular-season finale at the Aggie Invitational at Traditions Club in Bryan, Texas, on April 7-8.
From there, Houston takes its first step into the postseason when it tees off at the American Athletic Conference Championships on April 22-24 on the Copperhead Course at Innisbrook Golf Club in Palm Harbor, Fla.
Perras looks to defend his American Athletic Conference Championships individual title from a year ago. With that championship, he became the first Cougar in program history to win NCAA Regional and conference championships titles during his career.
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